ERIC Number: EJ265770
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Are There Really Signs of Diglossia? Re-examining the Situation.
Lee, Dorothy M.
Sign Language Studies, n35 p127-52 Sum 1982
Examines the characteristics of diglossia and applies them to the current sign language situation in the United States. Concludes diglossia does not exist and argues that what is really happening is code switching between languages and style shifting within a language. (EKN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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